How to Open a Doorway in a Brick Wall?

Answer Brick walls are often structural, load-bearing elements. To make a doorway in a load-bearing wall, certain reinforcements must be made to preserve its integrity. Opening new doorways in your existi... Read More »

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How to Measure & Cut a Doorway in a Wall for a Prehung Door?

Door replacement is an especially popular project for older homes or homes with awkward layouts. Prehung doors help simplify the job, by including doors already properly hung in frames, as opposed ... Read More »

How to Tear Down a Brick Wall?

Brick walls that are no longer needed during a remodeling project don't have to stand in your way. As long as the brick wall is not a necessity, such as a load-bearing wall, you can tear it down yo... Read More »

How to Build a Brick Wall?

This is how to build a brick wall, though it does not cover all circumstances (such as building a brick wall on a hill).

How to Put Up Shelves on a Brick Wall?

When you want to add storage space in your home, you may not be able to be picky about where you put the shelves. While mounting shelves on brick walls can present more difficulties than installing... Read More »